xtank project is a multi player 2d tank shoot-em up game.
Version: 0.2-1xtank project is a multi player 2d tank shoot-em up game.
Operating System: Linux
Xtank is a fairly old but reliable graphical game requiring multiple players and optimised for a local area network of X displays. It features fast update rates, assorted mazes, various vehicles, simple graphics, drone tanks, and team play.
Different game styles are possible; straight combat, territorial expansion, maze races with and without weapons, and ultimate frisbee.
The "north" development branch is James Cameron's modifications to the 1.3f version for use on 800x600 displays in a network of Linux based second-hand gaming workstations in a rural village.
What's New in This Release:
· rebuild for sarge, to fix inability to install due to xlibs6g package dependency
· add /usr/bin/xtank script to start game
· adjust for changed host names on local area network